April 4, 2015

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Why Al Iaquinta was right to lash out at booing fans

Iaquinta, who has fought two excellent fighters in the past two months (Joe Lauzon and Masvidal) and managed to survive a brutal first round before...

Conservative Mismanagement Devastates Temporary Foreign Workers And ...

That's why the New Democratic Party has called on Employment and Social Development Minister Pierre Poilievre and Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander to offer...

Basic NHS services could be charged for after general election, BMA chief says

The introduction of prescription charges prompted the NHS founder, Nye Bevan, to resign from Clement Attlee's government in April 1951. The existence of such ...

Is It Militant Atheists Who Run the New Canada?

Lunney, who has degrees in zoology and chemistry, says all these insidious Twitter campaigns are an attempt to “trap social conservatives” and keep them out...

Oroville area church services

10 a.m. Pastor Bruce Chikalla, Theologically conservative, Bible-believing church affiliated with pastoral leadership from Village Missions. ... Pancake breakfast, 9 a.m. Praise and worship by...

Broadcaster and writer Ben Meisner left a mark with his opposition to the ...

He would ask scathing questions and was successfully sued by NDP cabinet minister Paul Ramsey in the 1990s. I remember speaking to a CBC broadcaster...

Letters to the editor, April 5: Insure Tennessee

Perhaps if the National Rural Health Association (NRHA) was having its 38th annual conference in Nashville instead of Philadelphia from April 14-17, our legislature would...

Leak inquiry ordered over memo that claimed Nicola Sturgeon wants David ...

Nicola Sturgeon with deputy first minister John Swinney. Photo: Getty ... What it shows is that while in public the SNP are saying they don't...

Former UK Prime Minister Gordon Brown expressed his preference ...

Former UK Prime Minister Gordon Brown expressed his preference for a return to office of a right-wing, austerity driven, David Cameron led Conservative/Ukip Government at...

Ted Cruz's passion play

He could face competition, however, from several proven vote-getters among social conservatives — former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, and former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum, the...

Flooding Brings Misery to Kentucky

Memories Pizza temporarily closed its doors after the Walkerton business came under intense criticism following comments made by one of its owners, Crystal O'Connor, to...

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Castanet.net - jonimitchell.comCastanet.netInternational Development MInister Christian Paradis and Heritage Minister Shelly Glover picked the holiday weekend to make low key announcements that they won't seek...

The Day May Be Coming When MSNBC Viewers Are Finally Rid Of Joe ...

Part of what makes Florida such a challenging state politically is its fast-changing and ever-growing nature. Statewide candidates must ... The MSNBC double standard is...

Harper to lose two more cabinet ministers: Shelly Glover and Christian Paradis ...

International Development Minister Christian Paradis and Heritage Minister Shelly Glover picked the holiday weekend to make low key announcements that they won't seek re-election. Paradis...

Harper to lose two more cabinet ministers: Shelly Glover and Christian Paradis say they won't seek re-election

International Development Minister Christian Paradis and Heritage Minister Shelly Glover picked the holiday weekend to make low key announcements that they won't seek re-election. Paradis...

Frank Corbett resigns after 17 years as an MLA

The New Waterford-born former ATV cameraman was first elected as an MLA on March 24, 1998, as the member for Cape Breton Centre when Robert...

Federal Ministers Christian Paradis And Shelly Glover Won't Seek Re-election

Earlier this year John Baird quit as foreign affairs minister in a stunning decision and said he wasn't running again. New Democratic Party MP Alexandre...

Ex-Tory MP James Lunney: Freedoms Under 'Unprecedented Attack' In Canada

At that time, we had an MP south of me, Keith Martin in Esquimalt–Juan de Fuca, used the title all the time [he was a...

Economic highlights

He is a member of the Conservative Caucus. On September 13th, 2012 Ron was ... His motion became Bill C-311, sponsored by MP Dan Albas,...

Christian Paradis, Shelly Glover, federal ministers, won't seek re-election

International Development Minister Christian Paradis and Heritage and Official Languages Minister Shelly Glover won't seek re-election, the senior federal Conservative members said today. The two...

LETTER: The war on religion

Breitbart was a former Hollywood liberal who gradually became a conservative as he observed the phoniness, greed and envy of his liberal friends. In the...

Paul Martin blasts Conservative economic plan ahead of budget

Dismissing the Conservative economic plan as "an absolute disgrace" and "nonsensical," former Liberal prime minister Paul Martin has leapt into the debate over Finance Minister...

Gallant backs Brown's PC leadership bid - www.insideottawavalley.com/

www.insideottawavalley.com/Gallant backs Brown's PC leadership bidwww.insideottawavalley.com/Provincial Progressive Conservative leadership candidate Patrick Brown, a federal MP, is introduced to area residents Calvin McLaughlin and Ervin Crawford...

Budget, economy in Wis. complicate Walker's pitch for 2016

Ohio governor signs new rules to help reduce Lake Erie algae ... That drama, along with Walker's 2012 recall victory and other laws he's signed...

Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pennsylvania

BREAKFAST WITH THE EASTER BUNNY/EGG HUNT: today; breakfast, 9 a.m.; Benton Lions Club egg hunt, follows breakfast; Fleetville Fire Company, Route 407, Fleetville, $5/free for...

No shortage of good reasons

Almost one in six of the Conservative MPs won't be on the ballot again, including three from Manitoba. Rod Bruinooge in Winnipeg South and Joy...

Gloves have been dropped in Tory nomination fight

Schuler's riding shares much of the boundary with the federal Kildonan-St. Paul seat, and he, along with outgoing Tory MP Joy Smith, have made it...

Who's Afraid of Elizabeth May?

No one has tried more valiantly than May to bring a measure of unity to the progressive side of the political spectrum (Liberal Joyce Murray...

Dewar deserves credit for his diligence in ensuring the issue doesn't gather ...

This action, so typical of the Conservative government is absolutely incomprehensible. By the words of the government official, "may refuse" --- this is not "will...

Spokane City Council hires Brian McClatchey as legal adviser

Fagan, the most conservative member of the council, said he supported McClatchey's hiring instead, “acknowledging the fact that I'm going to have to work with...

Letters: In the leaders' debate only Cameron's economic policies offered hope ...

The theory that the election is certain to produce another hung parliament is beginning, albeit slowly, to look somewhat premature, and many Conservatives are beginning...

Dawgs Quarterback Battle Continues Through Spring Practice

Aside from the questions surrounding the quarterback position, questions exist about deep threats Malcolm Mitchell and Justin-Scott Wesley. Both receivers said they're back fully from...

1997 election: Red revolution fails to break Tory grip

A LONG 18 years of continuous Conservative administration had left the country anxious for change and accompanied by a catchy D:Ream song a red revolution...

Montreal Simon: Is Stephen Harper Planning to Conscript Young ...

And its morally depraved, and power drunk leader Stephen Harper is quite capable of introducing conscription, if only to punish the young for being so...

Today In History

Sioux City JournalTen years ago: Pope John Paul II, who'd helped topple communism in Europe and left a deeply conservative stamp on the church that...

Canada wired for war

During Conservatives' dark era we have seen a dramatic shift in how Canada now operates in the world, moving from peacekeeping to war mongering. Stephen...

NGOs warn against linking Canada's Islamic State military mission to aid

Liberal foreign affairs critic Marc Garneau said he would like to see more funding for a co-ordinated humanitarian approach to the region. Both parties have...

Resources Minister Rickford steps up attack on carbon tax proposals

As Ottawa prepares to table its climate commitment to the United Nations, federal Natural Resources Minister Greg Rickford has made it clear that the menu...

Va. CBS employee reports Memories Pizza GoFundMe for fraud 'just in case'

"So you didn't know whether it's fraud or not, but you reported it anyway," added Aaron Worthing, a conservative blogger who also works as an...

3 areas the Carolina Panthers improved through free agency

Gettleman signed four free agents during the second week of April last year, including tight end Ed Dickson and since-departed safety Thomas DeCoud. So the...

Bob Corker, the ex-Chattanooga mayor at center of debate on Iran nuclear pact

Wall Street JournalHis challenge is gaining the support of enough Democrats to overcome a likely veto by Obama while also trying to make sure conservatives...

Frank Corbett resigns after 17 years as an MLA

The New Waterford-born former ATV cameraman was first elected as an MLA on March 24, 1998, as the member for Cape Breton Centre when Robert...

Wisconsin has had enough of nostalgia politics

Because single-party rule inevitably produces arrogance and excess, Wisconsin needs a competitive Democratic Party. David Haynes, the Journal Sentinel's editorial page editor, recently pointed out...

Two federal cabinet ministers announce departure from politics

NDP MP Charlie Angus called the departures “more bad news for Stephen Harper on the eve of an election with an increasingly shaky economy” and...

" When Cronkite Warned America About Global Warming: The Way It Was, 35 ...

" When Cronkite Warned America About Global Warming: The Way It Was, 35 ... (blog)Thanks to the two Peters of climate communication: the indispensable Peter...

The Art of Billie Holiday's Life

John Szwed's brief but revelatory new book, “Billie Holiday: The Musician and the Myth” (Viking), which comes out this week—just under the wire for her...

Fireside Chat: We talk Fire-TFC with James Grossi of Waking the Red

(blog)The optimistic types would like to have ten points from those first seven matches - that would provide a solid base to compete and...

Donald Clarke: A trigger warning about trigger warnings

. Warning: this piece contains facetious ... Nonetheless, we could forgive any conservative Christian who, perusing that list, concluded that the trigger warning movement leaned...